The 2022 Conference Program commences on Monday 20th June with the official conference opening at 2pm including a keynote by special guest Ed Ayres who journeyed by bicycle from England to Hong Kong with only a violin for company. This will be followed by round-the-room member updates and a relaxed venue tour and Trade Show welcome gathering.
Delegates will get down to business from 8:45am on Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22 June with two busy days of presentations, workshops and case studies by members and national experts on a range of topics including risk management, productivity and wellbeing, motorised fly systems, major event infrastructure preparedness, graphics and network system design, technical training and hands-on industry-specific training workshops in AV, audio, lighting and rigging.
The industry trade show opens at 5pm on Monday 20 June and from 8.30am to 5pm on Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd June. The ever-popular trade show offers delegates and suppliers, the opportunity to share, discuss and demonstrate recent advances in staging, technical and production equipment and technologies. For the 2022 event, we're thrilled to welcome many of Australia's leading companies to the Trade Show including:
- Allen & Heath (Technical Audio Group)
- Amber Technology
- Audio Visual Distributors
- Brisbane Sound Group
- Event Communications Australia
- FireDefender (Macrosphere)
- LSC Lighting Systems
- National Audio Systems (NAS)
- Meyer Sound
- Riedel Communications Australia
- Show Technology Australia
- The P.A. People
- Theatre Safe Australia
- ULA Group
Networking opportunities will be plentiful with the Trade Show Welcome Function on Monday from 5pm, conference dinners on Monday and Tuesday nights and a special tour of the newly-redeveloped Kingston Butter Factory. Previous delegates will know that the gold of this event is the benefit gained from networking with peers and industry colleagues – it provides a genuine opportunity for information sharing to facilitate best-practice in your venue/workplace.